Islamic and Indian Art

7 Oct 2010, starting at 10:30 BST.

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lots

Sa'di, Bustan, poetry Persia, dated AH 966/AD 1558

Muhammad bin Mahmud bin Ahmad al-'Ayni, Kitab al-'Inayah fi sharh al-Hidayah, a treatise on jurisprudence, vols. II to IV only Ottoman Turkey, dated AH 979/AD 1571-72

Al-Tabib al-Rais Abi Nasr 'adnan bin Nasr al-'ayn Zarabi, Kitab al-Kafi fi al-Tibb wa al-Saydalah, a treatise on medicine and pharmaceutical subjects, vol. II only Ottoman, dated AH 1000/AD 1591-92 or later

Al-Imam Majd-ad-Din Muhammad bin Yaqub al-Fairuzabadi, Kitab al-Qamus al-Muhit wal Qabus al-Wasit, dictionary, vol. II only, copied by Ahmad bin Abdullah al-Manjjur North Africa, dated AH 1058/AD 1648-49

al-Imam Ahmad bin Musa bin 'Issa al-Kashi, Mukhtarat al-Fatwa, a treatise on jurisprudence Ottoman Turkey, dated AH 1062/AD 1651

Al-Hakim Abu-Bakr bin al-Munthir Badr-al-din al-Bitar, Kitab Kashif al-Wayl fi ma'rifat wa ilaj al-khayl, a treatise on the diseases of horses and their remedies Ottoman, probably Egypt, dated AH 1167/AD 1753

A finely illuminated Qur'an, in a European binding in Persian style India, probably Deccan, 17th Century

A small illuminated Qur'an Persia or India, early 17th Century

Al-Jazuli, Dala'il al-Khayrat, prayers, with two diagrams of the holy cities of Mecca and Medina India, probably the Deccan, early 19th Century

Muhammad Mahdi Al-Fasi, Matali' al-masarrat bi-jala' Dala'il al-Khayrat, a commentary on Al-Jazuli's collection of prayers North Africa, dated 15th Rabi' al-Awwal 1124/22nd April 1712

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